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Hi I'm AJ Alohikea

Aloha Pumehana! I grew up in O'ahu Hawai'i. I love to sing, play guitar, the piano, and music in general and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Aloha, I am a 21 year old Hawaiian boy from Waipahu, Hawaii. I grew up here all my life and it's just great living in paradise! I'm all about music. I love to sing all kinds of music and my favorite artists are Stevie Wonder, Etta James, Patti Labelle, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Luther Vandross and basically all those singers that rocked the house way back then!! I love playing the guitar, the ukulele, the piano, and also I sound wicked awesome in the shower!! My shower head can't get enough of me!! Also, I was a tenor in choir at school. I also love hanging out at the beach, playing volleyball, and most of all, being with my 'ohana! So that's me in a nutshell!!

Why I am a Mormon

I'm a Mormon simply because I know that the Book of Mormon is the word of God. And you can too!! Although I grew up all my life as a member of this church, there came a point in my life, a very tragic point, where I needed to decide what was true. I realized that I hadn't really gained a testimony of this church just yet. I knew and believed in certain principles like prayer and that my Heavenly Father loved me and that Jesus was the Christ, but I couldn't say that I "knew" this was His true church, simply because I never asked!! So I studied the Book of Mormon and knelt and asked my Heavenly Father. The feelings that I received that night as I prayed were unmistakable. I felt the spirit testify to me that it was true. This restored gospel has answered so many of my questions and has given me purpose in this life and helped me to understand who I am, why I'm here, and what I need to do to have peace in this life and eternal life in the world to come!! The simplicity of the gospel of Jesus Christ has been restored and through it, we can find true and eternal joy, not just after this life, but right now! Because of the Book of Mormon I have come closer to my Savior and I know Him better and I can follow him more fully, which is his majestic invitation to all of us: "Follow thou me!" Families are forever, and our Heavenly Father has made that possible through His son, our Savior, even Jesus Christ. He lives and I know that this is His church restored to the earth once more!!

How I live my faith

Right now, I'm currently serving the people in Florida as a full-time missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I love it here, it's super hot, but this message of joy must go forth. I've been blessed with so many blessings from this gospel and I feel it's my responsibility to share it with everyone and invite everyone to hear it, otherwise, I wouldn't have come all the way to Florida from Hawai'i for two years. Jesus Christ is the Savior of the world and true and eternal joy come only through Him, that's why I love talking about Him.